Founder, Chief Strategist
Lauren Z. has spent the last decade with one foot in the corporate world and the other in startups. After selling her first venture (a consulting firm) at age 23, Lauren has leveraged her expertise and network to serve investors and startups across the nation. Lauren has a unique gift for brokering successful partnerships and crafting strategic growth plans for companies of all sizes. Lauren is based between Dallas and Chicago.
She has been lucky to call brands like Red Bull, Equinox, Gilt Group, and more her clients. She's also raced Lindsey Vonn and won; that was in high school, but it still counts, right? When Lauren's brain isn't thinking business she's usually found traveling, meeting new folks or enjoying a glass of wine. Click here to learn more about Lauren.
Partner, Chief Creative
Raquel Vincent is a seasoned creative professional with extensive experience in digital marketing strategy, brand management, social media management, and content creation. Raquel's talents really shine in nonprofits, startups, and emerging creative brands. She's worked with local and national brands such as Tech Wildcatters, Summit Outside Series, LaunchDFW and more. She is based in Brooklyn, New York.
When not working, Raquel spends her time working on personal creative projects, visiting museums and art galleries, exploring NYC, and socializing with her eclectic and inspiring group of friends. She counts music festivals and tacos among her greatest loves. Click her to learn more about Raquel.